Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott denies domestic violence accusation

Dallas Cowboys rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott denied a domestic abuse allegation from a former girlfriend. The accusation stems from an allegation in Columbus, Ohio. He denied those allegations to police on Friday. The Cowboys have declined comment. The Cowboys don't believe the allegation. The woman, Tiffany Thompson, posted photos on Instagram showing bruises. Elliott has told police that the bruises were a result of a bar fight Thompson was involved in. The NFL will investigate the matter. Elliott was selected fourth overall out of Ohio State. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.  
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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